The Honors College provides the intimacy of a small, liberal arts education within the context of a large, comprehensive university. To this end, both educational and cultural experiences for EMU's intellectually talented and motivated students are provided through challenging Honors courses and extra-curricular activities that encourage scholarly curiosity, leadership, civic engagement, and diversity. The Honors College offers undergraduate students opportunities for a wide range of experiences that aid in the development of their appreciation for creativity, the arts, sciences, critical issues facing contemporary society, and diversity among people and their cultures.
There are no additional costs for being a member of The Honors College. There are no fees for applying or taking Honors courses. In fact, The Honors College awards many special fellowships and grants to support undergraduate research, study abroad, the senior thesis, and conference travel.